Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Lasiocampa quercus

Lasiocampa quercus (Linnaeus, 1758)

oak eggar

on broadleaved trees, shrubs

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Alnus glutinosa; Berberis vulgaris; Betula humilis, pubescens; Calluna vulgaris; Carpinus betulus; Cornus sanguinea; Corylus avellana; Crataegus; Cytisus scoparius; Filipendula ulmaria; Fraxinus excelsior; Genista tinctoria; Hippophae rhamnoides; Ligustrum vulgare; Lonicera periclymenum; Populus; Prunus padus, spinosa; Quercus; Rosa canina; Rubus fruticosus, idaeus; Salix alba, aurita, caprea, purpurea; Vaccinium myrtillus, oxycoccos, uliginosum; Viburnum lantana.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Ebert (ed., 1994a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Lepiforum (2021), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a), Wirooks & Theissen (1999a), Žikić, Ritt, Colacci, ao (2019a).

Last modified 21.vii.2021